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RZA

Robert Fitzgerald Diggs (born July 5, 1969), better known by his stage name Rza ( /ˈrɪzə/ RIZ-ə; usually styled RZA), is an American Grammy-winning music producer, multi-instrumentalist, author, emcee, and occasional actor, director, and screenwriter. A prominent figure in hip hop, Rza is the de facto leader of the Wu-Tang Clan. He has produced almost all of Wu-Tang Clan's albums as well as many Wu-Tang solo and affiliate projects. He has also released solo albums under the alter-ego Bobby Digital, along with executive producing credits for side projects. In addition to the Wu-Tang Clan and his solo releases, Rza was also a founding member of the horrorcore Hip Hop group Gravediggaz where he used the name The Rzarector. Furthermore, he has acted in several movies, including Coffee and Cigarettes, American Gangster, Gospel Hill, Life Is Hot in Cracktown, Ghost Dog, Funny People, Derailed, Due Date and Repo Men. He also appears in the Showtime TV series Californication. His directorial debut is for the film he wrote The Man with the Iron Fists. In 2008, Rza was ranked #4 on About.com's list of the Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers, while The Source placed him on its list of the 20 greatest

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RZA -- If You Don't Want Your Nude Photos Leaked ... Don't Take Them!

RZA
Don't Want Nude Photos Leaked ... Don't Put 'Em On a Computer!

RZA takes a very practical approach to the celebrity nude photo scandal ... hackers can't steal what does not exist. Our photog spotted the Wu-Tang legend at LAX Monday ... when we asked him about… READ MORE >

Wu-Tang's RZA Thinks Penis-Cutting Rapper's Future Up in the Air

RZA
Thinks Penis-Cutting Rapper's Future Up in the Air

A penis might not be the only thing Christ Bearer lost in the last week ... because RZA -- who discovered CB's group Killa Beez -- was noncommittal about CB's return.Our photog caught up with the… READ MORE >

- 184 days ago
RZA -- I Wrote This Song for Paul Walker ... 'I Thought We Had Another Day to Smile'

RZA
I Wrote This Song for Paul Walker 'I Thought We Had Another Day to Smile'

RZA -- the leader of the Wu-Tang Clan -- paid tribute to his friend and former movie co-star Paul Walker with a new song ... and it's incredibly emotional. RZA -- who worked with Paul on a film… READ MORE >

- 325 days ago
RZA -- Twerking Should Be for ADULTS ONLY!!

RZA
Twerking Should Be for ADULTS ONLY!!

Twerking is a grown-up activity ... so says Wu Tang Clan co-founder RZA  ... who tells TMZ, there should be an age requirement for booty shaking. RZA was leaving Katsuya with his family last… READ MORE >

- 477 days ago
RZA from Wu-Tang -- I Owe Dutch Singer Squat

RZA from Wu-Tang
I Owe Dutch Singer ... Squat!

RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan says the hot Dutch singer who's suing him greatly over exaggerated her role in HIS hit songs, and is adamant he doesn't owe her a dime. RZA is firing back at Thea Van… READ MORE >

- 572 days ago
RZA from Wu-Tang Sued By Singer -- I Want My Money ... Dolla Dolla Bills Y'all

RZA from Wu-Tang
Sued By Singer I Want My Money ... Dolla Dolla Bills Y'all

Shame on a rapper ... who doesn't pay a hot Dutch singer for 14 tracks -- this according to the singer who's suing RZA from the Wu Tang Clan, claiming he stiffed her out of serious dough. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 677 days ago
RZA from Wu-Tang Clan -- Father's Day at Juvenile Hall

RZA from Wu-Tang Clan
Father's Day at Juvenile Hall

RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan is going to jail ... but not because he's in trouble -- in fact, RZA is going to help. TMZ has learned ... the rapper is working with the L.A. County Probation Dept. to… READ MORE >

- 861 days ago
Quentin Tarantino and RZA: New BFFs?!

Quentin Tarantino and RZA:
New BFFs?!

In the running for one of the most random buddy pairings ever -- Quentin Tarantino and RZA from Wu-Tang! // Quentin worked on his street cred while RZA worked on losing his. READ MORE >

- 2390 days ago
Vet Rappers Common and RZA Defend T.I.

Vet Rappers Common and RZA
Defend T.I.

T.I.'s fellow rappers -- and co-stars in the upcoming movie, "American Gangster" -- are speaking out about his recent legal issues and urging the fallen star to keep his head up. It's not like his… READ MORE >

- 2559 days ago

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